Latest Super Nintendo World Update Adds More Color to Universal Studios in Hollywood Ahead of 2023 Launch

Published 05/18/2022, 11:30 AM EDT

Nintendo is pretty busy this year in witnessing the back-to-back success of all its major releases. Since January, titles like Pokemon Legends: Arceus, Kirby, and the Forgotten Land, and Switch Sports have kept the players hooked on their Switch consoles.

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However, it’s not just games that Nintendo is focusing on in 2022. The Mario maker is also working on its upcoming Super Nintendo World theme park at the Universal Studios Hollywood.

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Announced earlier this year, the park will open next year upon its full completion.

New development update to excite fans in the US waiting for Super Nintendo World

Universal Studios Hollywood, on the eve of Mario Day in March 2022, had shared massive news for the Nintendo lovers in the US. In a social media post, it was revealed that the iconic theme park experience of Japan will soon arrive for American fans as well.

Since its debut in Japan, the Super Nintendo World has amassed huge popularity, thanks to its appealing presentation and overall virtual experience.

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Recently, a famous YouTuber from the channel Theme Park Obsession, made a visit to Universal Studios Hollywood. And this time, they noticed that the construction of the Super Nintendo World is going in full swing at the moment. Especially when compared to their previous visit to the place.

According to the YouTuber, the theme park will certainly have the exact likeness to the original park in Japan. Which makes quite a lot of sense given that it will be a Nintendo property after all.

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The moving parts on the tall structures will soon be there in the US version as well, similar to the Japanese counterpart. This means that the overall work should be done hopefully by the end of this year.

It also implies that American Nintendo fans, who are planning for their visits, can expect the park to open in the first half of 2023.

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What are your thoughts on this great news? Are you also planning to go to the theme park when it opens next year? Don’t forget to share your reactions. Let us know in the comments.

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Mintu Tomar

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Mintu Tomar is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. After completing his bachelor's in Philosophy, he has followed his passion for covering news as a budding journalist. He lives and breathes video games and is a die-hard Call of Duty fan.

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